On the 12th of July, Artemis was honoured to receive a visit by Hideaki Omiya, President and CEO of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
He is shown above with Artemis Managing Director Win Rampen during a tour of the Artemis lab.
After joining MHI in 1969, Hideaki Omiya was long involved in aircraft development, and in 1999 he became Deputy General Manager of the Nagoya Aerospace Systems Works. He subsequently served as Director, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration Systems Headquarters, and in April 2007 he was appointed Director and Senior Executive Vice President in charge of Production System Innovation Planning. He became President and CEO in April 2008, making this his fifth year in the position.